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How Long Will It Take for Skin Dryness to Decrease?

I'm starting Accutane next month (May 25), and how much can i be out in the sun while taking this if i can Very Fair skin. Ive tried every type of... READ MORE

Can Accutane Be Stopped Before a Trip and Restarted After to Avoid Sun Sensitivity?

14yr old has been on accutane for 1 month (30mg) and will be traveling in 60 days to the carribean.Can he stop taking the Accutane prior and restart... READ MORE

Can You Stop Accutane for a Few Weeks and Go Back on It? I'm Going on a Sunny Vacation.

I am going to Hawaii on Vacation and I am worried about the sun.. I have read so many different opinions on getting tan.. Any advice? READ MORE

How Long Will my Skin Take to Not Be Sensitive to the Sun After Accutane?

I'm going to be done with Accutane in a month or two. I'm an active athlete and this sensitivity to sunlight scares me. I have lacrosse practice from... READ MORE

About to start Accutane but am going on vacation in 3 weeks?

My dermatologist has prescribed me Accutane. I told her I would be going to Thailand for a month in 3 weeks (summer in Thailand). She said as long as... READ MORE

Will Acccutane lighten my scars? Is the medication making my skin sensitive to the sun, causing freckles?

I've been using Accutane for 5 months now. My skin cleared but due to dark pigmentation I have some scarring and that summer is near I am noticing... READ MORE

Can my son go into the sun 1 week after completing Accutane treatment?

We are going to Vegas 8 days after our son's treatment will end, is it ok for him to be in the sun/ pool that soon afterwards? Thanks READ MORE

When can I gain my tan back and get rid of pinkness left from accutane course?

Hi I have been off accutane for a couple of months and still seem to have pinkness too my face that I cannot get rid of. I also find it very hard to... READ MORE

I am a cheerleader and I'm going on accutane soon and we are constantly in the sun. How can I protect my skin?

So I'm going on accutane in about 3-4 days and summer is in 2 months. We have practice 4 days a week in the middle of the day and we are almost always... READ MORE

Claravis and Sunlight?

I'm in Hawaii right now and I'm taking Claravis 60 mg a day and it has made my skin extremely sensitive to the sun..what should I do to protect my skin? READ MORE

Should I be excused from summer school PE while on accutane?

I just started Accutane tonight and I'm in summer school PE from 7:30-12 and we are out in the sun for quite a bit. I do apply sunscreen but I am... READ MORE

Low Dose Accutane - Vacation in Jamaica?

I'm starting a 2nd course of Accutane. My derm Rx'd 40mg od x1 month, then 40mg od/80mg eod for 5 mos. I'm going to Jamaica in 7 wks and am concerned... READ MORE

I'm going to start Accutane in about 2 weeks and its about to be summer. Can I still tan?

Its about to be summer, live in florida so genuinelly its very hot here year round and scorching throughtout summertime. i love tan and go to the... READ MORE

What do I need to know about taking Accutane in the summer?

I am going to be a summer camp counselor 5 days a week. The camp plans to accommodate my restrictions as much as possible. I will limit my exposure as... READ MORE

Working for Extended Periods Outdoors Whilst on Roaccutane. What I should do prevent sunburn to my face?

I've been on Roaccutane for about 3.5-4 months now. I am just about to start working long 10-12 hour days outside over the summer and am wondering... READ MORE

How long before my red face will go away after finishing Accutane?

I am finishing accutane on Sunday I have been on the tablets for 3 months but I am going abroad to Spain at the start of July for the whole summer so... READ MORE

Accutane and rash. Any suggestions?

Hi, i am on accutane and its my 4th month, when in 3rd month i had a rash on my upper hands worst and red when exposed to sun, it lasted for about... READ MORE

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